An independent, non-profit accrediting body, AAHRPP
uses a voluntary, peer-driven, educational model to ensure that HRPPs meet rigorous standards for quality and protection.
IntegReview IRB has maintained full accreditation through AAHRPP
Chesapeake IRB earned AAHRPP
accreditation in 2004 and was accredited for a fourth time in June 2015.
is an independent, non-profit accrediting body that works to protect the rights and welfare of research participants and promotes scientifically meritorious and ethically sound research.
CGIRB achieved full AAHRPP
accreditation in 2004 and ISO 9001:2008 certification in 2010.
Called the Association for Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP
), the organization plans to begin operating in 2002 and to draw its expertise from seven nonprofit organizations representing the leadership of universities, medical schools, and teaching hospitals; biomedical, behavioral, and social scientists; IRB experts and bioethicists; and patient and disease advocacy organizations.
was both the first Canadian entity and the first CRO to become accredited by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP
), earning its accreditation in December 2006, and re-accreditation in 2009.
) came about due to the initiative of a broad band of non-governmental organizations including the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Association of American Universities, the Consortium of Social Science Associations, and the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology.
The acquisition provides Chesapeake with additional AAHRPP
accredited review capacity and a staff that broadens its geographic presence.
The ORC applied the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP
) requirements as the foundation for the ORC's Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
American Association of Medical Colleges: David Korn, senior vice-president of AAMC, led the initiative resulting in the incorporation of a non-profit organization known as the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP
) in April 2001.
At the time of the writing of this manuscript, two groups were offering accreditation of HRPPs--the Association for the Accreditation of HRPPs (AAHRPP
) and the Partnership for Human Research Protection (PHRP).